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SAVE money whilst having fun with the Edinburgh Loves Kids FAMILY CARD.

Save money all year round, whilst having fun with your kids. We’ve partnered with lots of amazing attractions and businesses to bring you money saving offers, and will be adding to this throughout the year. There will also be offers covering special occasions e.g. Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Halloween, Christmas etc. So keep an eye on our Family Card page for all the latest deals.

Latest News

Make sure you put New Lanark on your GAME PLAN this summer

Make sure you put New Lanark on your GAME PLAN this summer

As a historic hub of learning and leisure, New Lanark World Heritage Site is delighted to be hosting the V&A Museum of Childhood’s touring exhibition GAME PLAN: Board Games Rediscovered, which opens TODAY (20th July) in their newly developed Mill Gallery. The exhibition runs throughout the Summer until the 4th… Read more »

Win A Family Ticket To See Cirque Berserk! In Edinburgh This August

Win A Family Ticket To See Cirque Berserk! In Edinburgh This August

Direct from the West End, Britain’s biggest theatre-circus spectacular makes its eagerly anticipated Edinburgh Fringe debut! Showcasing the finest in traditional circus thrills and skills, ‘Cirque Berserk!’ celebrates the 250th anniversary of the invention of Circus by bringing this treasured form of live entertainment bang up-to-date in a jaw-dropping spectacular… Read more »

Recently Added Events

30 Jul

Gorgie City Farm & Cafe 51 Gorgie Road, Edinburgh, EH11 2LA

30th July 2018 To 30th July 2018

10:15 To 12:15

Gorgie Farm is delighted to be hosting an interactive reading of ‘Paddington’! Join us at 10:15am in the Farm Cafe on Monday 30th July 2018 to hear about Paddington’s un-bear-leivably exciting adventures! The full performance of Paddington Bear’s First Concert will be on at Underbelly Bristo Square at 11:20am every… Read more…

28 Jul

Community Craft Company 23 Kellie Place, Dunbar, East Lothian, EH42 1GF

28th July 2018 To 28th July 2018

13:00 To 17:00

The splendiferous Sparkling Dunbar Harbour Music & Craft Festival will take place at the Dunbar Battery & Harbours, on Sat 28th July, from 1-5pm. This event is truly spectacular, with live music, handmade crafts, boat trips, and activities for kids. Read more…

29 Jul

Fisherrow Harbour New Street, Musselburgh, Midlothian, EH21 6AA

29th July 2018 To 29th July 2018

10:00 To 16:00

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside… Come and celebrate our fantastic waterfront! Join us for lots of family fun, there’ll be LOADS going on including… 12 noon Sandcastle Competition with Ann Harrison 1pm Beach Art with Susan Finlay 4. Read more…

26 Jul

The Pond, Archerfield Walled Garden

26th July 2018 To 26th July 2018

10:30 To 15:30

Get up close to bugs and beasties with the East Lothian Countryside Ranger Service. Follow the minibeast trail. Discover the fascinating microscopic world of minibeasts and find out more about their weird and wonderful ways. Thursday 26th July, 2018. Read more…

02 Aug

The Counting House 38 West Nicolson Street, EH8 9DD

2nd August 2018 To 26th August 2018

12:00 To 12:55

If the main attraction doesn’t show up, the kids still want to see a comedy show! So Pete’s gonna make one up and have the kids (and adults) help write, direct, and design it. Read more…

01 Aug

13 Bristo Square, Edinburgh EH8 9AJ

1st August 2018 To 19th August 2018

11:30 To 12:45

Malcolm doesn’t like animals, which is a problem because his family love them. Their house is full of pets. The only bright spot on the horizon is the Year Six school trip. And there he is, on the bus, heading to… oh no. Read more…

02 Aug

204 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4AZ

2nd August 2018 To 19th August 2018

12:00 To 12:00

Primary Times Children’s Choice Award Winner 2017, BRAVE MACBETH is back. On his way home from battle, Brave Macbeth meets the witches who tell him that he will become king. Now he quite likes that idea and so does his wife. Read more…

18 Aug

13 Bristo Square, Edinburgh EH8 9AJ

18th August 2018 To 26th August 2018

12:45 To 13:45

Competitions are serious business. Jellybean counting contests are considerably competitive. And serious. And official. The 351st Regular Recurring Edinburgh (Central) Jellybean Counting Competition Final is about to begin. Have a guess. Take a seat. Feel the suspense. Who will win? Jobsworth the Official is officially officiating. Authorised by authorities. Read more…

01 Aug

13 Bristo Square, Edinburgh EH8 9AJ

1st August 2018 To 27th August 2018

11:05 To 12:00

Greta’s brother, Kay, has been acting strange. He’s mean and moody and won’t play games. The Snow Queen must have snatched him, and left an imposter in his place. Read more…